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June 1st, 2012 00:00

Salesclerks Charged with Selling Tobacco to Underage Customers

We live in the day and age of numerous problems relating to minors. Everybody and their brother know that minors are more susceptible to many issues that adults have a way of dealing with. Adults are responsible for their own lives whereas minors don’t quite know exactly what they want from their lives yet, and their parents are st ...

May 25th, 2012 00:00

Air Force Instruction Undergoes Certain Modifications in Regards to Smoking

What is it like to be in the army and not smoke? We usually imagine tough army dudes with a cigarette between their teeth, because in many a kind this is what defines masculinity.It looks like this image will have to change, at least in our mind’s eye, because these are the rules and regulations that have already gone into effect ...

May 21st, 2012 00:00

In Jail For Stealing Cigarettes, $39,000 Worth

When it comes to stealing, people can become very industrious and very inventive. In our day and age when money is not an issue for many a community and many a people, it’s hard to impress anybody by a bank robbery or a burglary. We are not surprised anymore, and yet every once in a while there is a case that might get our attentio ...

May 17th, 2012 00:00

Oklahoma University Bans Smoking, Beginning In July

It’s about time for some action to be taken. Of course, awareness of smoking-related diseases and cardiovascular diagnoses among the teenager and students is growing by the hour and is perhaps at its peak due to many on and off-line campaigns. The popularity of the deadly habit has been decreasing and the amount of the smokers is s ...

May 10th, 2012 00:00

Chantix – Does It Help Quit Smoking, Or Does It Cause Heart Issues?

Fortunately or not there have not been way too many smoking-cessation drugs out there. Thus, when any such medicine does emerge on the horizon, it is subjected to much scrutiny, so it’s not surprising that Chantix, a very popular drug of the kind, has been examined and alternately approved of and criticized. Initially, like pretty ...

May 2nd, 2012 00:00

Are Electric Cigarettes As Healthy As They Are Made to Believe?

Our world has seen a great number of ways to help one tame his thirst and hunger for some cigarette smoke. Ever since the deadly habit was discovered among the American natives and then popularized among the settlers, those, who acquired the habit, then did their best to kick it cold turkey.The methods used to do so worked for some, but ...

April 25th, 2012 00:00

United Arab Emirates Government Will Double the Prices on Smoking in August

Smoking is not easily quitted, that is for sure, and diehard smokers are not easily persuaded to quit the habit just because everybody tells them to or because their health may deteriorate or they impact the health of others. However, studies have shown that there is one particular criterion that perhaps influences smokers the most. You w ...

April 10th, 2012 00:00

Maharashtra Home Minister Hopes To Ban Hookah Parlors

Maharashtra is known as the second most populous state in India and third largest state territory-wise. And it’s Home Minister R. R. Patil(Raosaheb Ramrao Patill in full) is known for his decisiveness and strict measures in fighting loose lifestyle. He is known for having banned dance bars in the state earlier, and now the same fat ...

April 6th, 2012 00:00

The Twilight’s Couple Enjoys A Good Smoke

There is hardly anyone today who hasn’t seen at least one of the Twilight films, let alone heard of the new generation vampire saga with Robert Pattison starring as its main protagonist along with Kristen Stewart. And as idols for younger generation they spawn a rather large following, and with the following he who is followed needs ...

March 13th, 2012 00:00

Do Graphic Anti-Smoking Warnings Actually Contradict The US Constitution?

Do Graphic Anti-Smoking Warnings Actually Contradict The US Constitution?On March 1st US District Judge Richard Leon ruled against the graphic warnings on the cigarette packs. According to former decisions made every cigarette pack was supposed to carry a graphic image accompanied with various inscriptions such as “smoking kills,&# ...